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  • His favourite word is rcmp.

Liberal MP for Don Valley West (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 54% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter UN Global Migration Compact is not just a good news story; it’s a great news story https://t.co/wBals4YXBH via @torontostar

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Another beautiful Service of Lessons and Carols @LeasideUnited with kids, choirs and carols for Christmas. How many… https://t.co/cZr0HfjfU4

Posted on Twitter Once again enjoyed Carols in the Pines at @NorthleaUnited. Thanks Steve Jarvis and Metropolitan Silver Band for gre… https://t.co/xIIOKhdaoN

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to @juliedabrusin on being nominated as the 2019 #TeamTrudeau @liberal_party candidate for Toronto-… https://t.co/nl1zOzL7nJ

Posted on Twitter Listening and readying myself for worship at St. John's York Mills Anglican @SJYMForum this beautiful Advent mornin… https://t.co/nv31u18SA9

Posted on Twitter First Christmas dinner this year serving with friends from @LPCCtoronto at the Out of the Cold program at Blythwood… https://t.co/PFtDlaXdkb

This week

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Madam Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 23rd report of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration. It is entitled ...

Spoke in the House on Crossroads International Mr. Speaker, yesterday was International Volunteer Day, and today I am delighted to celebrate the work of Crossroads International, recognizing its tremendous volunteers, especially Canadians, who ...

Voted No on Vote #975 on Bill C-392 Amend the Aeronautics Act, the Fishing and Recreational Harbours Act and other Acts (application of ...

Voted Yes on Vote #974 Private Members' Business M-151 (National strategy to combat plastic pollution)

Voted Yes on Vote #973 18th Report of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration

Voted Yes on Vote #972 on Bill C-90

Voted Yes on Vote #971 on Bill C-90

A week ago

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Migration Challenges and Opportunities for Canada in the 21st Century I call to order this 136th meeting of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration. Good afternoon. Conforming to Standing Order 108(2), we will continue our ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Supplementary Estimates (A) 2018-19: Votes 1a, 5a and 10a under Department of ... I'm going to rule that Ms. Rempel has her seven minutes and she is able to continue in the line of questioning that she has engaged ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities Madam Speaker, I am pleased to rise today to speak in favour of Motion No. 190, “That the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Migration Challenges and Opportunities for Canada in the 21st Century Thank you for that. I would like to slip in a question just before Mr. Maguire has his turn again. It's for Professor Donnelly. I am ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Migration Challenges and Opportunities for Canada in the 21st Century I'm going to step in here with a question. I stepped out of the chair to do this. Mr. Clayton, witnesses on our last panel were ...

Spoke in the House on Donald Macdonald Mr. Speaker, I rise to recognize and remember the Honourable Donald Macdonald, who died Sunday in Toronto. Elected in 1962, he served as the MP for ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to table, in both official languages, the 21st report of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration, entitled “Order in ...

Spoke in the House on National Defence Act Madam Speaker, I want to thank the member for St. Albert—Edmonton for his support of the bill, which is really a landmark bill in that it ...

Spoke in the House on Gina Cody School of Engineering and Computer Science Mr. Speaker, I am delighted today to celebrate Don Valley West resident Dr. Gina Parvaneh Cody's lifetime contribution in engineering and her generous $15-million gift to ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Canada Revenue Agency Act Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased to rise in the House today to speak in support of C-316, an act to amend the Canada Revenue Agency ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Times Colonist MPs agree to urgent summer study of asylum seekers surge "I believe what the committee decided today was to ensure that Canadians hear the truth, get the story from the government about what their work is, what they are doing, what remains to be done," said Liberal MP and committee chairman Rob Oliphant ...

Mentioned by Hill Times MPs defend taking trips paid by lobbyists, foreign governments, but some say the practice needs review From left: Liberal MP Rob Oliphant, Conservative MP Mike Lake, Liberal MP Ali Ehsassi, Conservative MP James Bezan, and Liberal MP Anita Vandenbeld are some of the 72 MPs who went on sponsored trips abroad in 2017. The Hill Times file photograph ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Immigration and Refugee Board's Appointment, Training and Complaint Processes I don't want the members to move for a minute. There are a couple of things I want to let you know. I'll let you know ...

Mentioned by indiablooms Canada: Republic Day celebrations are a depiction of unity in diversity of India, says Indian Consulate General in ... Dinesh Bhatia, Consul General of India, Toronto, senior officials from the Consulate, dignitaries like John Tory, Mayor of Toronto; MP Rob Oliphant; Dipika Damerla, Ontario Mi media nister of Seniors Affairs in the Cabinet of Premier Kathlaneen Wynne ...

Mentioned by indiablooms Canada: Republic Day celebrations are a depiction of unity in diversity of India, says Indian Consulate General in ... Dinesh Bhatia, Consul General of India, Toronto, senior officials from the Consulate, dignitaries like John Tory, Mayor of Toronto; MP Rob Oliphant; Dipika Damerla, Ontario Mi media nister of Seniors Affairs in the Cabinet of Premier Kathlaneen Wynne ...

Mentioned by Hill Times Diplomatic dos: Labour Minister Hajdu marks Finland's centenary; Kazakhstan, Qatar celebrate Liberal MP Rob Oliphant, Finnish Ambassador Vesa Lehtonen, and Liberal MP Don Rusnak at Finland's 100th Independence Day celebration at the ambassador's home on Dec. 6. Photograph courtesy of Cynthia Münster. Pirjetta Manninen, spouse of the ambassador ...

Mentioned by The South Bayview Bulldog Lose your keys on Millwood? Here's a late photo/video mix MP Rob Oliphant had Premier Wynne at his side (and two gentlemen) for pictures at his New Year's levee Saturday at the Toronto Botanical Gardens on Lawrence Ave. Nice. But seriously, did you lose your keys on Millwood Rd. between Cleveland St. and ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Federal Government Policies and Guidelines Regarding Medical Inadmissibility of Immigrants I'm afraid that's the end of your time. I just want to clarify to the committee what I said about the request for information. This committee ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Subject Matter of Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Votes 1b and 5b under ... Good afternoon. I'm very happy to call to order the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security's 49th meeting in this Parliament and to welcome ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-22 Good afternoon. I call to order the 46th meeting of the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security for the consideration of Bill C-22, An ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-607 An Act to establish the office of the Veterans' Ombudsman

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-533 An Act respecting a Srebrenica Remembrance Day